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Arun Shourie attacks Modi: Govt talking big on economy, but nothing happening on ground

NEW DELHI(TNN): Former minister in the NDA government and BJP ideologue Arun Shourie on Friday slammed the Narendra Modi government on various issues. In an interview to Headlines Today, Shourie criticized the Prime Minister for his poor handling of the Indian economy. Asked if the Modi government had done enough to put India on the […]

Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma bonded during ‘Bombay Velvet’

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Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma are teaming up for the first time in Bombay Velvet and reports suggest that both the actors got along really well on the sets. The two Gen-Y stars bonded over food and the rest is history! The team of Anurag Kashyap’s Bombay Velvet bonded over food during the shoot of […]

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5.4 magnitude quake hits Andaman and Nicobar Islands

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Port Blair(PTI): A moderate earthquake measuring 5.4 in the richter scale hit the Andaman Island region at about 2.45 PM today. The epicentre of the earthquake is reported to be 135km south-west of Port Blair. The depth of the earthquake was measured as 10 km. Reports of damage to properties or life have not been […]

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National Green Tribunal puts ten-year-old diesel vehicles plying ban on hold till May 18

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New Delhi(PTI): The National Green Tribunal today extended till May 18 a stay on its order banning plying of diesel vehicles which are over 10 years old in Delhi-NCR, bringing relief to public utility services and private owners. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar extended the stay after Additional Solicitor General Pinky […]

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Ayurveda Businessman Row: Ramdev silences critics, says don’t use ‘fakir’ to malign PM Modi

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New Delhi(web team): Amid sharp criticism over his medicine promising the birth of male child, Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev on Friday hit back at the opposition leaders for their unwarranted comments and said that they were attempting to malign Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s image through him. “Through me, a fakir, they are trying to malign […]

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It’s difficult being a celebrity: Demi Lovato

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” The 22-year-old singer has been using photo-sharing website Instagram to encourage women to ditch makeup by reviving the #NoMakeupMonday trend, reports femalefirst.co.uk.” Los Angeles, May 1 (IANS): Singer Demi Lovato has admitted she finds it difficult being famous because of the huge pressures on women to look a certain way. When asked for her […]

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Pesticides alter bees’ brains, affect reproductive ability

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” They also fed bumblebee colonies this same very low level of pesticide in a remote site, where they were unlikely to be exposed to any other pesticides.” London, May 1 (IANS): New research suggests that a particular class of pesticides called neonicotinoids do not kill bees but impair their brain function to disturb learning, […]

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Weather improves in Kashmir

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Srinagar, May 1(IANS): It was a partly sunny morning in Jammu and Kashmir summer capital Srinagar on Friday, with the minimum temperature settling at 8.4 degrees Celsius and bringing some respite after days of inclement weather. The meteorological department has forecast improvement in the weather from Friday. There is a possibility of light rain with […]

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Tough ask for Bilbao to overcome Simeone’s record

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” One of the most memorable clashes between the two teams since Simeone has been in-charge was in the 2012 Europa League final when Atletico won 3-0 in Bucharest.” Bilbao (Spain), May 1(IANS): Spanish football club Atletico Madrid’s manager Diego Simeone has become a big problem for Athletic Bilbao, which lost eight ties out of […]

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Skyscanner joins hands with Google for flight alerts

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Leading global travel search engine Skyscanner on Thursday said it has launched Now Card with Google, which will allow Android users around the world to get instant flight price alerts on their mobile device. Skyscanner has launched Now Card with Google The Skyscanner Now Card, available globally in over 30 languages, will enable travellers to […]

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